Uggdal

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Uggdal
Village
View of Uggdal showing the administrative buildings and others
View of Uggdal showing the administrative buildings and others
Uggdal is located in Hordaland
Uggdal
Uggdal
Location in Hordaland county
Uggdal is located in Norway
Uggdal
Uggdal
Uggdal (Norway)
Coordinates: 60°00′22″N 05°31′26″E / 60.00611°N 5.52389°E / 60.00611; 5.52389Coordinates: 60°00′22″N 05°31′26″E / 60.00611°N 5.52389°E / 60.00611; 5.52389
CountryNorway
RegionWestern Norway
CountyHordaland
DistrictSunnhordland
MunicipalityTysnes
Elevation51 m (167 ft)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Post Code
5685 Uggdal

Uggdal is the administrative centre of Tysnes municipality in Hordaland county, Norway. The village is located on the west side of the island of Tysnesøya. The village is located in the northern part of the Uggdalsdalen valley, just about 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) from the coast. The small residential area of Uggdalseidet lies just south of Uggdal and the village of Våge lies about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) north of Uggdal.

Uggdal is the site of the municipal administration, a doctor's office, the local fire and police stations, as well as a school. Uggdal Church is also located in the village, serving the parish of Uggdal which includes the southwestern part of the island of Tysnesøya.

References

  1. ^ "Uggdal, Tysnes (Hordaland)" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2015-01-19.